Enter your email address to subscribe to Irregular Times and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 192 other subscribers

Irregular Times Newsletters

Click here to subscribe to any or all of our six topical e-mail newsletters:
  1. Social Movement Actions,
  2. Credulity and Faith,
  3. Election News,
  4. This Week in Congress,
  5. Tech Dispatch and
  6. our latest Political Stickers and Such

Contact Us

We can be contacted via retorts@irregulartimes.com

It’s those last tenths of a vote that really count in Congress

Indication #97.4 that the Republican National Committee is inventing the statistics behind its “Pelosi’s Puppets” website:

The RNC accuses Rep. Earl Pomeroy (among the 10% most conservative of Democrats in the House) of being one of 14 of “Nancy Pelosi’s Puppets.”

In its documentation for the accusation, the Republican Party asserts that that its claim is:

Republican Party lays down accusations against Earl Pomeroy based on 97.4 votes

It’s that last four-tenths of a vote that really pushed Pomeroy over the top.

1 comment to It’s those last tenths of a vote that really count in Congress

  • Jim

    This wasn’t a temporary flaw. Months later, the Republicans are still making this claim about Earl Pomeroy, and they still say their claim is “Based On 97.4 Votes.”

Leave a Reply